Is it allowable to pay a tax to Caesar, or not?"
But He saw through their knavery and replied,
"Show me a shilling; whose likeness and inscription does it bear?" "Caesar's," they said.
"Pay therefore," He replied, "what is Caesar's to Caesar--and what is God's to God."
There was nothing here that they could lay hold of before the people, and marvelling at His answer they said no more.
Next some of the Sadducees came forward (who deny that there is a Resurrection), and they asked Him,
"Rabbi, Moses made it a law for us that if a man's brother should die, leaving a wife but no children, the man shall marry the widow and raise up a family for his brother.
Now there were seven brothers. The first of them took a wife and died childless.
The second and the third also took her;
and all seven, having done the same, left no children when they died.
Finally the woman also died.